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I Heart My City: Nicole’s Anchorage

<b>Nicole Smoot</b> was born in <b>Anchorage</b> and has called Eagle River, on the northern outskirts of the city, home ever since. The Alaskan native spends a good chunk of her time on the road less traveled, in little known and off-the-beaten path destinations all over the world. But no matter how far she …

Anchorage

Hiking Peaks on an Island Paradise

Cobalt, cerulean, azure, ultramarine . . . When viewed from above, the Indian Ocean is so much more than just blue.<p>I was standing near the top of Le Morne Mountain, a basaltic monolith on the west coast of Mauritius. From my perch, I could see a smattering of small islands, a fleet of local …

Hiking

Reader Recs: 10 Quirky Museums Around the World

Think all museums are dusty and stodgy? Think again.<p>We asked our <b>Nat Geo Travel Facebook fans</b> to share quirky museums from their travels, and their responses included displays of mummies, tow trucks, and much more.<p>Without further ado, here are ten off-beat museums worth traveling for:<p>> House on the …

Winter’s Many Passive Aggressions

Says it’s coming for Christmas; doesn't show up.<p>Is nitpicky about what I'm wearing—pointing out holes and non-waterproof materials—but never just comes out and says I should buy a better coat.<p>Doesn't think that people sufficiently appreciated the beauty of the first real snowfall, so refuses to …

Millions Resent Being Put in Horrible Position of Siding with Megyn Kelly

NEW YORK (The Borowitz Report)—Millions of Americans are expressing their resentment and outrage at being put in the appalling position of siding with the Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly, a state of affairs that many are calling “intolerable.”<p>“Never in a million years did I envision a situation where I …

World of Dances #19

Changing Planet<p><i>This post is the latest in the World of Dances series, which profiles ballet and dance photography in iconic, architectonically unique, culturally emblematic, rapidly vanishing landmarks or simply unexpected locations, that Kike captures about during his travels.</i><p>I photographed Leydi …

Dancing

US experts accuse WHO of failing to tackle Zika crisis

American scientists warn Zika virus has “explosive pandemic potential”<p>American scientists have pleaded with the World Health Organisation to take decisive action over the Zika virus, warning that it has “explosive pandemic potential”.<p>Writing in the Journal of the American Medical Association, …

20 destinations you must visit in 2016

1. Park City, Utah<p>Park City has always provided an excellent base for exploring Utah’s best ski areas and enjoying the epic quantities of light, fluffy powder snow for which the state is renowned.<p>This season the resort town, chock full of lively bars and restaurants, becomes an even better hub for …

Do Men Have a Problem With Dating Smart Women?

"Sara" and "John" met online. She was attracted by his profile, which made him seem smart, thoughtful and interesting. He liked how she looked in her …

On immigration, California offers a cautionary note for the national GOP

California long has been considered a trendsetter. And right now, that should be worrying the Republican Party.<p>Things often happen here first. Auto smog controls. Taxpayer rebellion. The fight against climate change.<p>California also is where the Republican Party virtually destroyed itself by scaring …

Immigration

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How Jaguars Survived the Ice Age

The mastodons, ground sloths, and sabercats are all gone. They all slipped into extinction around 10,000 or so years ago, along with an even wider variety of fantastic beasts and birds that fall under the category “megafauna.” But not all the Ice Age megamammals died out. We spend so much time …

Seeing the Trees Through the Forest: Vestiges of Ancient Woods

Photographer David Ellingsen’s family roots run deep. His relatives were some of the first European immigrants to settle Cortes Island, part of a small archipelago located a hundred miles north of Vancouver, British Columbia, in 1887.<p>“The forest really was our playground,” Ellingsen says of his …

Forests

Help Make 2016 the Year of the Postcard

A year ago, I wrote a <b>blog post</b> about my longtime postcard obsession.<p>I asked our readers to join me in helping keep the iconic form of travel correspondence from going the way of the Mastodon with a call to action: Send us a postcard from wherever you are, at home or abroad, with a tip as to what …

Postcards

Batterie domestique : Schneider moins cher que Tesla avec l'EcoBlade

<b>Schneider Electric annonce l'EcoBlade, une batterie résidentielle permettant de réduire à la fois sa facture électrique et son empreinte carbone, en</b> …

More Oregon occupiers arrested; others leave as standoff appears to fade

Hours after the jailed leader of the occupation at a remote Oregon wildlife refuge called on his followers to “stand down,” three occupiers at the refuge — now encircled by a swarm of law enforcement officials — were arrested after turning themselves in to authorities late Wednesday.<p>The FBI …

Emission Turbo

The best and worst Coen brothers movies

They’ve been making movies for over 30 years—ever since they blew critics away with 1984’s <i>Blood Simple</i> while still in their twenties. They’ve won …

The 17 best Chinese restaurants in America

Beyond our biggest cities, seeking out the best Chinese restaurants in America can be like looking for needles (or better yet, noodles) in a …

Le big data, un enjeu crucial pour le secteur bancaire

Le marketing prédictif peut permettre de doubler ou de tripler l’efficacité de la prospection commerciale, d’après la startup Data Publica, qui …

Air France va déployer le wifi sur tous ses vols long-courriers

Après trois ans de tests, la compagnie française a décidé de déployer le wifi sur toute sa flotte long-courrier d'ici à 2020. Les tests continuent …

Dieudonné Mbala Mbala " interdit d'entrer " à Hong Kong

Le polémiste français d'origine camerounaise Dieudonné Mbala Mbala a été retenu jeudi à l'aéroport de Hong Kong et est "interdit d'entrer" dans cette …

Gabon : pourquoi l'acte de naissance d'Ali Bongo Ondimba continue d'être contesté par sa demi-soeur

Deux mois après avoir eu accès à l'acte de naissance du président gabonais, Ali Bongo Ondimba, sa demi-soeur Onaida Maisha Bongo Ondimba a porté …

Articles about denver home gets raised six feet create sheltered patio on Dwell.com - Dwell

Homes built underground (aka Earth Sheltered Homes) are starting to look pretty enticing, what with the state of the economy and...<p>Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs suggests that we only think about fancy needs like self-actualization once we've managed the basics...<p>A relaxed interior and radical roof …

Articles about 5 modern takes country living on Dwell.com - Dwell

It’s been awhile since we last visited the City of Light, so here’s a jaunt to five modern abodes we adore.<p>Million dollar lake views play nicely with a modest, down-to-earth aesthetic.<p>Nestled in a rural hamlet in Virginia, this new farmhouse embraces its idyllic surroundings in a tight-knit …

Articles about glass house stunning pacific ocean views on Dwell.com - Dwell

Seeking a respite from the city, a Portland couple create a beachfront getaway on Oregon’s rugged coast.<p>Eco-friendly features like solar panels and rainwater catchments keep this retreat's environmental footprint small.<p>Philip Johnson and David Whitney used to invite great minds from the …

Articles about lava flow 4 big island on Dwell.com - Dwell

Set into the dense tropical foliage of Hawaii’s wildest coast is a house that goes with the flow by welcoming the breeze.<p>Along the ever-expanding coastline of Hawaii’s Big Island, an architect and his family exchange fast-paced city life for a...<p>The unforgiving landscape of the island couldn't stop …